Recent advancements in the cardiovascular drug carriers

Baljeet Singh, Tarun Garg, Amit K. Goyal, Goutam Rath

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Cardiovascular disease is the disease that affects the cardiovascular system, vascular diseases of the brain and kidney, and peripheral arterial disease. Despite of all advances in pharmacological and clinical treatment, heart failure is a leading cause of morbidness and mortality worldwide. Many new therapeutic advance strategies, including cell transplantation, gene delivery or therapy, and cytokines or other small molecules, have been research to treat heart failure. The main aim of this review article is to focus on nano carriers advancement and addressing the problems associated with old and modern therapeutics such as nonspecific effects and poor stability.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)216-225
Number of pages10
JournalArtificial Cells, Nanomedicine and Biotechnology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Medicine (miscellaneous)


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